Carroll Rustad Funeral Held At Mona Lutheran

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Thursday, November 7, 1968
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Carroll Rustad
Funeral Held At
Mona Lutheran

Funeral services for Carroll R. Rustad, 66, of Mona, were held Friday, November 1 at the Mona Lutheran church with the Rev. S. Klemesrud officiating. Interment was in Pleasant Hill cemetery, south of Mona. Mr. Rustad died suddenly at Mitchell County Memorial hospital, Osage, October 30 where he had been confined since October 24 following an accident on his farm.

Carroll Ralph Rustad, the son of Robert and (Annie Nelson) Rustad, was born in Otranto twp. Mitchell county, October 28, 1902. He was baptized and confirmed in the Mona Lutheran church where he has been a lifelong and faithful member. He attended Mona grade school and Otranto high school.

On October 28, 1930 he was united in marriage to Lila Ruehlow at Toeterville, and they established their home on a farm in Otranto twp. In 1936 they moved to the Rusted homestead where they have resided since. Two children were born to this union.

Survivors are his wife, Lila, one daughter, Mrs. Ray (Cleo) Kolpin, Ames; one son, Robert, St. Ansgar; four grandchildren, Debra, Dennis, Duane & David Rustad; four sisters, Mrs. Moyle (Ruth) Cedarstrom, Bellingham, Wash., Mrs. Mense (Amy) Fossey of Lyle, Mrs. Harold (Alice) Garder, Sioux Falls, S. D., and Miss Annie Rustad, Minneapolis; also his stepmother, Mrs. Mabel Rustad of Menomonie, Wis.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one half brother, Erwin Rustad and a granddaughter Gloria Rustad.

Relative attended from Mason City, Osage, Story City, Ames & Northwood, and Austin, Minneapolis; and S. Dakota, Washington and Wisconsin.